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S&P 500 Rises on Economic Optimism as Health-Care Gains
The S&P 500 closed the past five days with a move of less than 0.1 percent in either direction, while volatility plunged from a two-year high last month to its 12-month average.
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Dow, S&P 500 Hit New Highs for the Week
Last week the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 175 points or 1% to 17,810.06 and the S&P 500 index rose 24 or 1.2% to 2,063.50.
US stocks rise, pushing Dow and S&P 500 indexes further into record territory
The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 10 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,063. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 91 points, also 0.5 percent, to 17,810.
Stocks little moved; S&P 500 at record-high close
U.S. stocks were little moved on Monday, with the S&P 500 recording a 42nd record close of the year, as comments by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi helped offset data that unexpectedly showed Japan's economy in a recession.
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As Oil Prices Fall, S&P 500 Edges to New High
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 61 points or 0.35% to 17,634.74 on the week, and the S&P 500 gained 8 or 0.4% to 2,039.82.
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Dow, S&P 500 dip, end 5-day streak of closing highs
The S&P 500 has rallied more than 9 percent from a six-month low in October, buoyed by supportive economic data and corporate earnings.
Stocks: Dow, S&P 500 close at record highs  USA TODAY
S&P 500, Dow Halt Winning Streaks, Small Caps Advance  Bloomberg
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S&P 500 bumps up to another record close, Dow slips
The Nasdaq composite index rose 8.40,or 0.2%, to 4688.54. For the week, the Dow was up 0.4%, the S&P 500 gained 0.4% and the Nasdaq surged 1.2%.
S&P 500 Sets Another Record; Dow Declines Slightly  Wall Street Journal
Why the S&P 500, the Dow and the Nasdaq Could Still Move Higher  TheStreet.com
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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Dow, S&P 500 end at records on central bank action
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 88.81 points, or 0.5 percent, to 17,807.81, the S&P 500 gained 10.59 points, or 0.52 percent, to 2,063.34 and the Nasdaq Composite added 11.10 points, or 0.24 percent, to 4,712.97.
Goldman: Global Slowdown to Take Bite Out of S&P 500 Earnings
The investment bank's team of equity strategists cut their outlook for S&P 500 corporate earnings in a client note late Wednesday, citing the troubles in economies overseas.
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Profit Peril: S&P 500 Margins Are Near Multi-Decade High
Corporate earnings growth has been, in a sense, too good - steadily outpacing both revenues and the economy. This divergence has lifted S&P 500 profit margins to a remarkable 9.5 percent - in the vicinity of a multi-decade high, and 61 percent above ...
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